CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) — The Illinois Clean Jobs Coalition (ICJC) announced Monday the launch of a new statewide effort aimed at encouraging Illinois to embrace renewable energy and carbon-free power.
The initiative is called “Listen. Lead. Share. A conversation about winning a clean, equitable energy future.”
ICJC members said their policy goals include:
- Ensuring equitable benefits across the state;
- Moving Illinois to 100 percent renewable energy by 2050;
- Cutting carbon pollution from the state’s power sector by 2030;
- And immediately electrifying the transportation sector.